Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Meleager
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesSplit, Archaeological Museum (sarcophagus)
Dioscuri
One of the DioscuriEither Castor or Pollux
Further details
Meleager in the middle, to his right one of the Dioscuri, almost completely destroyed. At the left corner stands Atalanta.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
3rd century - 4th century
LOCATION
Split, Archaeological Museum
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Carl Robert, Die antiken Sarkophagreliefs, Bd 3, Einzelmythen, Part 2, Hippolytos - Meleagros, Berlin 1904,pp. 282-285, no. 220; Guntram Koch, Die mythologischen Sarkophage, vol. 6 (Die antiken Sarkophagreliefs 12, 6), Berlin, 1975, pp. 145-146, no. 178.
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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